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Qualifications and Experience
• Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Engineering, Building Construction or related field.
• Seven to ten-plus years of experience in the design, construction, or management of construction projects is required.
• A license in any of the following may substitute for the required education: State of Florida Professional Engineer, State of Florida Registered Architect, County or State of Florida General Contractor's, County or State of Florida General Building Contractor, County or State of Florida General Engineering Contractor, or County or State of Florida Certificate of Eligibility in General Building or General Engineering.
• Demonstrated ability to manage complex physical facilities and ensure their secure, safe, and environmentally sound operations.
• Demonstrated understanding of mechanical systems, power systems, waste water treatment, plumbing, electrical, building systems, life-support and safety systems and basic construction techniques is essential; experience in space management, building automation systems, and predictive maintenance.
• Experience managing capital projects from concept through design to start up – both new construction and renovations from small scope (several thousand) to large scope (several millions).
• Experience with project cost estimation.
• Possess knowledge of trades and skills to effectively communicate with contractors, sub-contractors and other 3rd party vendors.
Our Perks at ZooTampa Medical, Dental, Vision, Pet, Life Insurance, 403(b) Pension Plan Vacation and sick time Employee Assistance Program Tuition Forgiveness Free gym membership Free admission to the Zoo, MOSI, and the Florida Aquarium Free or discounted admission to many attractions in Florida Discounted auto insurance And so much more!
Interested applicants should use the link below or visit www.ZooTampa.org/careers.
ZooTampa at Lowry Park1101 W. SLIGH AVENUETampa, FL 33604-4756Phone: 813-935-8552
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